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好景不长
Simplified 好景不长
Traditional 好璟不長
Pin Yin
hao3 jing3 bu4 chang2
English
  • good times don't last long
Examples:
1. 商业蓬蓬勃勃;股市上扬,房地产上涨——在这被认定好景不长的地方,这可真是奇怪的发展趋向。
Business is booming, the stock market is up, the real estate market is growing--surprising trends for a place whose days are supposedly numbered.
2. 好景不长
But the tranquillity was illusory.
3. 尽管亲密如斯,有时恰恰因为如此,白宫与其随行新闻界人士的关系常常好景不长
Despite, or at times because of, such close attention, relations between the White House and its traveling press corps are seldom on an even keel for long.
4. 她是逃脱惩罚了,但好景不长
She escaped, but had little enjoyment of the fruits of her crime.
5. 事实证明这种和平好景不长
The peace proved short-lived.
6. 邓丽君演唱的歌词中有一段:“好花不常开,好景不长在”,这就是对人生的精辟描述。
The word in Deng Li-jun' s song:“ The fresh flowers can not open frequently, goo prospect can not continue long”, this is the exact description for human's life.
7. 好景不长
These happy conditions did not last.
8. 他们大多好景不长,因为抱着尽可能大捞、尽可能早走人的心态。
They rarely have long-term success because they are out the door as soon as possible with as much as possible.
9. 他们也曾在2000年时成功实施了种植罂粟的禁令但是好景不长
Yet they did impose a successful but short-lived ban in2000.